Red as cranberries, the beets give the above ‘drink’ an eye-popping color. The carrots add to the sweetness. But how does it taste?
“It tastes like green things,” my friend Dady said last year when she sampled the beet-carrot-apple-orange drink at Hostal Palo Santo. Every time I make a similar drink, I recall her words – and everyone’s laughter – as she politely drank the raspberry-colored juice.
The Blue Porterweed is an edible plant of interest and has promising medicinal properties. Eat-the-Weeds.com
The past few weeks have been busy, and the next few months will be even busier, but I wanted to share that little chuckle and hope that you in the USA have a nice holiday weekend.